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Rick Steves adds July 4 grand marshal to his resume

Farrell Fleming to join him in the parade, back this year

 

Last updated 6/10/2021 at 8:49am

Edmonds Waterfront Center

Rick Steves early this year, taping a promo for the Edmonds Waterfront Center.

The Edmonds Chamber has named Rick Steves the 2021 grand marshal of the An Edmonds Kind of 4th parade.

"For many years we have tried to honor Rick Steves for the work he has done in and out of Edmonds, but for some reason he is never in Edmonds on July 4," said Greg Urban, chamber president and CEO. Steves is usually in Europe during the summer for his Rick Steves' Europe travel business, but the pandemic changed his plans.

"We are thrilled that Rick is home and can finally accept our invitation to be Grand Marshal this year."

Steves gladly accepted the honor.

"Thanks to COVID – that...



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